Ex-Viceroy Palm Dubai GM moves on

Svensson most recently handled the opening of Viceroy Palm Jumeirah Dubai and departed from the role less than three months after the hotel opening

Oberoi Group president Kapil Chopra resigns to become an entrepreneur

Oberoi Group president Kapil Chopra resigns to become an entrepreneur

Chopra is also the Chairman of the board for EazyDiner, an app that allows reservation bookings in restaurants across India and Dubai

Ecole hoteliere de Lausanne promotes Ines Blal to executive dean

Ecole hoteliere de Lausanne promotes Ines Blal to executive dean

Blal is the first woman and the youngest dean to occupy this position since the creation of the hospitality management school in 1893

MEET THE TEAM: InterContinental Fujairah Resort

MEET THE TEAM: InterContinental Fujairah Resort

The InterContinental Fujairah Resort marks the opening of the first InterContinental resort in the Middle East; Hotelier introduces you to the team

Chef Antonio Carluccio has passed away aged 80

Chef Antonio Carluccio has passed away aged 80

The Italian chef was known for his UK-based, eponymous restaurant chain

Restaurant & bar design firm founder Aidan Keane passes away

Restaurant & bar design firm founder Aidan Keane passes away

Aidan Keane was a prolific contributor to Caterer Middle East, and was responsible for the design of some of the most memorable F&B venues in the world

Four Seasons Hotel Amman chief concierge handed golden keys

Four Seasons Hotel Amman chief concierge handed golden keys

Taleen Halaseh, the chief concierge at the Four Seasons Hotel Amman, received her golden keys from Les Clefs D'Or

The Croft Dubai's Darren Velvick and Jane Nedanoski move on

The Croft Dubai's Darren Velvick and Jane Nedanoski move on

The Croft Dubai opened at the Dubai Marriott Harbour Hotels & Suites in 2015

Ramada hotels in Ajman form 'Guest Happiness Committee'

Ramada hotels in Ajman form 'Guest Happiness Committee'

The committee is tasked with improving overall guest experience and ratings on review websites for both Ramada properties in Ajman

Stefan Leser has left Dubai's Jumeirah Group

Stefan Leser has left Dubai's Jumeirah Group

In February 2016, Stefan Leser joined Jumeirah Group as its CEO; the operator's interim CEO is now Marc Dardenne

Changes made to Kempinski's executive leadership

Changes made to Kempinski's executive leadership

Kempinski chief operating officer Marcus van der Wal is leaving Kempinski, with Bernold Schroeder appointed to executive team as COO Europe

Movenpick to attract millennials with gen-y committee

Movenpick to attract millennials with gen-y committee

New 'Gen-Y committee' will meet five times a year to attend and contribute to executive meetings across the world

Atlantis The Palm promotes Kyp Charalambous to VP sales

Atlantis The Palm promotes Kyp Charalambous to VP sales

Charalambous was previously director of leisure sales at the resort

Mohamed Aghoury joins Roda Al Murooj Dubai as GM

Mohamed Aghoury joins Roda Al Murooj Dubai as GM

Mohamed Aghoury joins Roda Al Murooj Downtown Dubai as general manager

IAHGM to offer independent advisory services

IAHGM to offer independent advisory services

IAHGM taps global expert network, including Middle East veteran hoteliers, to offer advisory services

Sherif Madkour joins Dubai's Media Rotana as GM

Sherif Madkour joins Dubai's Media Rotana as GM

Sherif Madkour joins Dubai's 537-room Media Rotana as general manager


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